LONDON (Babuz): According to the Daily Telegraph on Monday that the U.S. military prepares to hand over a group of palaces of former Iraqi President Saddam Hussein to the Iraqi government. The newspaper said the nine palaces and a mural of Saddam Hussein and former prison cell is one of the property vacated by U.S. forces as the deadline for withdrawal from Iraq due on 31 December next.
Archive for June 13, 2011
Tags: Baghdad, Baghdad International Airport, Basra, Daily Telegraph, Gulf War, Iraq, Saddam Hussein, United States
Tags: Gulf War, Hosni Mubarak, Hyundai, Iraq, Iraq–Kuwait relations, kuwait, List of deep-water ports, Umm Qasr
Erbil, June 13 (AKnews) – Iraqi Ministers of Foreign Affairs and of Transportation will attend the parliamentary session on Thursday to justify a recent agreement with Kuwait over both countries competing port projects.
Two weeks ago, Kuwait announced it would be ready to talk and sign an agreement to guarantee that Kuwait’s new Mubarak Port will not interfere with Iraq’s ports Umm Qasr and Al-Faw.
Mubarak port will be built on Boubyan Island in Kuwait, just a few kilometers away from Umm Qasr, Iraq’s only deepwater port, and the site of Iraq’s Al Faw port project, by Korean company Hyundai. Mubarak Port is projected to reach completion by 2016 at a cost of $1.1bn and will process 1.8m containers a year by 2015.
Iraqi List confirms effort by the political parties to contain the crisis with the state of law blocPosted: June 13, 2011 in Iraqi Dinar/Politics
Tags: Ayad Allawi, Iraq, iraqi list, Iraqi people, Islamic Dawa Party, Maliki, Nouri al-Maliki, Rule of law
Baghdad, June 13 (Rn) – The Iraqi List led by former Prime Minister Iyad Allawi on Monday, the existence of effort by the political parties to contain the crisis between them on one hand and the rule of law on the other hand, noting that the aggravation of the current differences will come with negative results on Iraqi street.
He said an independent member of the Iraqi List, a full-Dulaimi told the Kurdish news agency (Rn), said that “there is an initiative of the brothers in the Sadr movement, and the initiative from the brothers in the Kurdistan Alliance to contain the escalation between Iraq and the rule of law,” stressing that “the escalation of differences between those who did not serve the political process and will come with negative results on the Iraqi street. “
Tags: Forex, International Monetary Fund, State Bank of Vietnam, Vietnam, VND, World Bank
VietFinanceNews.com – By adding $900 million in May, Vietnam’s forex reserve now is estimated to reach $13.5 billion, the International Monetary Fund (IMF) said in the Consultative Group meeting for Vietnam on Jun 9.
The close combination between credit and suitably-adjusted forex rate has supported to stabilise the forex market particularly and macroeconomy generally, the organisation representative commented.
This was shown clearly in the international finance market as credit default index (CDs) of Vietnam fell about 100 basic points from over 400 basic pts in February.
Tags: 2003 invasion of Iraq, Chicago, George W Bush, Iraq, Los Angeles, Los Angeles Times, Pentagon, United States
WASHINGTON, June 13 (UPI) — U.S. auditors suggest that some of an unaccounted-for $6.6 billion in cash meant to help Iraq rebuild after the American-led 2003 invasion may have been stolen.
The huge missing sum was part of a $12 billion cash airlift the administration of President George W. Bush authorized in 2003 and 2004.
The U.S. and Iraqi governments are closing the books on the program this month but after multiple audits and investigations the Pentagon can’t say what happened to the $6.6 billion — enough to run the Los Angeles or Chicago school systems for a year — the Los Angeles Times reported Monday.
Who would want to steal data from the IMF? Storage of secret financial information of many countriesPosted: June 13, 2011 in Iraqi Dinar/Politics
Tags: Dominique Strauss-Kahn, Federal Bureau of Investigation, Greece, International Monetary Fund, New York, New York Times, United States, World Bank
Who wants to robbery on the IMF over the Internet? .. The store secret information on the financial situation of many States
The International Monetary Fund, which is still struggling to find a new president in the wake of the arrest of its Managing Director in New York last month, recently, what he described as experts in the field computer attack is huge and complex over the Internet is still unknown dimensions .
The most serious of the Fund, which administers the various financial crises around the world, and is a repository for highly confidential information about the financial situation of many States, his staff and the Governing Council on the attack, on Wednesday, but did not issue a public statement regarding this matter .
Tags: Central Bank of Iraq, Finance Ministry, Invasion of Kuwait, Iraq, Iraqi dinar, United Nation, United Nations Security Council, white house
CBI completed the legal procedures to protect his money from Washington
Baghdad, June 13 (Rn) – The Central Bank of Iraq that Iraq has completed all legal procedures and bank intervention to protect Iraqi funds in the White House until next June.
Prime Minister Nuri al-Maliki had said earlier that Iraqi money still at risk unless it is accelerated legal requirements to protect the White House to the Iraqi funds.
The central bank adviser said the appearance of Mohammed Saleh told the Kurdish news agency (Rn) that “Iraq has now completed all legal procedures and cash to become the Iraqi funds in the protection of the White House until next June for fear of manipulation of trade creditors counterfeiters.”
Tags: Ayad Allawi, Baghdad, Iraq, iraqi list, Islamic Dawa Party, Nouri al-Maliki, Rule of law, Tehran
Baghdad, June 13 (Rn) – According to a member of the Iraqi List led by former Prime Minister Iyad Allawi, on Monday, that list will have to attend tomorrow’s Council meeting, revealing that there are political players entered on the line to calm the crisis between them and the rule of law .
And decided to Iraqi List led by former Prime Minister Iyad Allawi’s comments at yesterday’s meeting to attend in protest at what they described as an “attack” command in the rule of law to Kamal-Saadi spokesman Haidar al-Mulla.
Tags: bank, CBI, Iraq, middle east, Politics of Iraq, Private bank, Trade Bank of Iraq, United States
Eight years after the invasion of Iraq led by the United States, and with the survival of seven months after the scheduled departure of U.S. combat brigades, ideas began to shift from saber-rattling to economic production.
In particular, the work of coming late to the oil companies to strengthen Iraq’s exports of hydrocarbons and enhance the potential macro-economy. The International Monetary Fund expects to grow real GDP in Iraq at a rate of 9.6 per cent this year, and decrease the total official debt of 107.8 billion U.S. dollars to 33.9 billion dollars.
But it is clear that the banking system in Iraq is still undeveloped – especially for a country of more than 31 million people.
Tags: Baghdad, Iraq, James Jeffrey, middle east, United States, United States Ambassador to Iraq
Monday, 13 June 2011
Arrived shortly before the U.S. ambassador to Iraq, James Jeffrey to the House of Representatives to meet with Parliament President Osama al. A source said that U.S. Ambassador Jeffrey will discuss with the President of the Parliament the latest developments in the political process amid opposition from some blocks to the survival of U.S. forces in Iraq.
For his part, head of the Sadr’s political Karar al-Khafaji’s remarks, U.S. Ambassador in Iraq, James Jeffrey, the final reveal on the status of U.S. concern, strong from a position of power. Khafaji said in a statement to him that he must be that Aitohm one that the presence of the occupation is to ensure the security of Iraq, but on the contrary, where Iraq has seen a larger and broader security breaches in the light of his presence.
Tags: Baghdad, Barrel (unit), Budget, Central Bank of Iraq, Iraq, middle east, United Nation
Date: Mon 06/13/2011 8:54
Baghdad (news) .. announced the Finance Committee in the Iraqi Council of Representatives that the end of June will be the date for calculating oil savings achieved over the last six months of this year.
A member of the Committee MP for the National Alliance Faleh in effect told the reporter Agency (news) today, said the rise in world oil prices, which amounted to about $ 100 per barrel during the past six months, a boy and a savings of Iraq will be calculated as the end of June, confirming the existence of programs that can is the exchange through these savings in addition to those that put in the budget.
Tags: Central Bank of Iraq, Development Fund for Iraq, DFI, Federal government of the United States, Iraq, Iraq War, Politics of Iraq, President of the United States, United States
Confirmed adviser to the CBI the appearance of Mohammed Saleh said that the protection of Iraq’s funds comes as part of preparations taken by the Iraqi government to post after the lifting of UN protection for the money end of this month.
Saleh said that Iraq obtained a protection of wealth within the United States of America, by presidential decree by the President of the United States of America Barack Obama in the twenty-second of last month.
Tags: Council of Representatives of Iraq, Hadi Al-Amiri, Hoshyar Zebari, Hosni Mubarak, Iraq, kuwait, Mubarak, Mubarak Al-Sabah
MPs: House of Representatives today and hosts the Ministers of Foreign Affairs and Transport to discuss the Iraqi-Kuwaiti relations
Monday 06/13/2011 10:26
Deputy National Alliance for the meeting of the Council of Representatives on Monday will be dedicated to host the foreign ministers of transport and to discuss relations
The MP said the National Alliance, Qasim al-Araji told the news agency, Baghdad, International (statement) that “the schedule I work the House of Representatives includes hosting and Foreign Minister Hoshyar Zebari, Minister of Transport Hadi al-Amiri to discuss the outstanding problems between Iraq and Kuwait regarding the land and sea borders and the port of Mubarak the Great.”
Tags: Baghdad, Conscription, Council of Representatives of Iraq, Iraq, Iraqi Council of Representatives, iraqi list, middle east
Seek the Finance Committee in the Iraqi Council of Representatives meetings with the resumption of Parliament after the end of the recess to introduce a bill to allocate 20% of the funds accruing from the rise in crude oil prices for the Ministry of Labour and Social Affairs.
Tags: Baghdad, Council of Ministers of Iraq, Economic, Economy of Iraq, Iraq, middle east, Politics of Iraq, Private bank
Signs of improvement appear on the facial features of the Iraqi economy, growth of markets, to 25% for the first quarter of this year, especially after he saw the world oil markets lethargic by partners other exporters and prevent taste of oil consumption to Iraq in oil transactions in recent times because it’s more accessible from other countries, in the meantime Organization estimated (ie, MF) global economic growth of the Iraqi economy by 11.5% at the end of 2011 a difference of 2.6% from last year.
Tags: Baghdad, Council of Representatives of Iraq, Government, Iraq, Law, Legislative session, Member of Parliament
Monday, June 13, 2011
BAGHDAD – The Feed – The MP said the coalition of state law Ihsan Yassin said Monday that the political pressure led to the delay in resolving many of the laws, denying at the same time the responsibility of parliament for the delay. “
Yassin said in a statement to the news agency public opinion (and Feed) “that every member of the parliament has a responsibility, but for the legislation of laws, there must be a unified effort by everyone to be legislation.”
Tags: Ayad Allawi, Iraq, iraqi list, Iraqi people, Muqtada al-Sadr, Nouri al-Maliki, President of Iraq, Rule of law
Monday, 13 June to June 2011 11:23
A spokesman for the Iraqi List, Haider Mulla said head of the list by Iyad Allawi will be a request to the House of Representatives to question the Prime Minister on the violence suffered by demonstrators in Tahrir Square, and corruption plaguing the state’s institutions. Mulla said that Allawi will be on Monday the request to the Presidency of the Council of Representatives in order to determine the earliest date for the interrogation of al-Maliki at a public meeting, noting that question the prime minister does not need only the signing of twenty-five members for approval.
Tags: Ayad Allawi, Iraqi National Movement, Jalal Talabani, Kurdistan Regional government, Maliki, Massoud Barzani, Nouri al-Maliki, State of Law Coalition
Erbil, June 13(AKnews) – Kurdistan Region President Massoud Barzani is said to be concerned about Iraq’s political process and has called on rivaling political blocs to settle their disputes through dialogue.
Presidential office head, Fuad Hussein, said Barzani was particularly worried about the ongoing row between the two major political blocs led by Iraqi Prime Minister Nuri al-Maliki and former interim Prime Minister Ayad Allawi.
Tensions between the two leaders came to a head on Friday when a group of pro-Maliki demonstrators, calling for the execution of the perpetrators of the al-Dujail wedding massacre, clashed with anti-Maliki protesters in Baghdad.
Tags: Baghdad, Iraq, Jalal Talabani, Massoud Barzani, middle east, President of Iraq, United States, Warfare and Conflict
Sunday June 12, 2011
Agencies – most likely the Iraqi government spokesman Ali al-Dabbagh to be headed by Iraqi President Jalal Talabani, a meeting to discuss the U.S. presence in Iraq comes at a time when increased reactions condemning the claim of the U.S. Congress delegation to Iraq to pay for the occupation of the country.
Skinner predicted that the meeting be held this week and will discuss the fate of the U.S. presence after the withdrawal of U.S. troops from Iraq by end of year